Immigration

Immigration

Immigration is the movement of people into a destination country to which they are not native or do not possess its citizenship in order to settle or reside there, especially as permanent residents or naturalized citizens, or to take-up employment as a migrant worker or temporarily as a foreign worker.
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How were the living conditions for immigrants

Because most immigrants were poor when they arrived they often lived in the lower East side of Manhattan, where rents for the crowed apartment buildings called tenements were low.

Where do immigrants children play

Children played in the streets in a polished neiborhood after work, children played tag on the roof or swam in fountains

Why did immigrants come to America

Many immigrants came to America seeking greater Economy opportunity while some such as the pilgrims in the early 1600's arrived searching for religious freedom

Discribe the types of games immigrant children played

Tag:one person has to tag someone if they get tagged they have to tag someone.

Jump rope: take a rope swing it and then try to jump through it.

Cricket: trough a ball and another person hits it and then runs